Division of Endocrinology Fellowship | Alumni

 


Boston Children's Hospital
Endocrinology Fellowship Alumni

 

(starting years of fellowship 1983-2016)

Completed fellowship training

87

   Academic medicine

72

   Clinical practice

9

   Industry / Research

4

   NIH / FDA

2

   Division chiefs / Department chairs

13

   Hospital / Health system leaders

4

   Fellowship Program Directors

7

   Full professors

12

   Associate professors

13

   NIH Funding (# of recipients)

      Any individual (non-institutional) award

46

      K08/K23

26

      R01

22

      U-level

2

      NIH internal funding

1

Individual Fellows (by year fellowship began)

1983

Lori Laffel, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief, Pediatric, Adolescent, and Young Adult Section, Joslin Diabetes Center

Mentor: John Crigler, MD

1984

Chu-Jang Chen, MD

Institutional Title Pediatrician, Merrimack Valley Pediatrics, Massachusetts

Mentor: John Crigler, MD

1986

Hal Landy, MD

Institutional Title Chief Medical Officer, Valerion Therapetics

Mentor: John Crigler, MD

1987

Joan Mansfield, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School (retired)

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Divisions of Endocrinology and Adolescent Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital (retired)

Mentor: John Crigler, MD

1988

Gregory Goodwin, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

Hartmut Hanauske-Abel, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School/UMDNJ

Institutional Title: Dept of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Women’s Health

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

Ingrid Holm, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Divisions of Endocrinology and Genetics, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD / Louis Kunkel, PhD

1989

Julia Stanley, MD

Institutional Title: Pediatric Endocrinologist, Cape Girardeau, Missouri

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

Martin Young, MD

Institutional Title: Pediatric Endocrinologist, Bastrop, LA

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

1990

Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Marion V. Nelson Professor of Biomedical Information, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chair, Department of Biomedical Informatics, Harvard Medical School

Mentor: David Margulies, MD / Joseph Majzoub, MD

Louis Muglia, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati

Institutional Title: Co-Director, Perinatal Institute; Director Center for Prevention of Preterm Birth; Director, Division of Human Genetics, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

1991

Laurie Cohen, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Clinical Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Sally Radovick, MD

Michael Wood, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Michigan (former)

Institutional Title: Pediatric Endocrinologist, Farmington Hills, Michigan

Mentor: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MB BCh

1992

John Capotorto, MD, MBA

Institutional Title: Co-Founder of RestorixHealth; Past President, American Association of Wound Care Management

David Ludwig, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Professor of Nutrition, Harvard School of Public Health

Institutional Title: Director, New Balance Foundation for Obesity Prevention Center; Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Jeffrey Flier, MD

Maryanne Quinn, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MB BCh

Norman Spack, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School (retired)

Institutional Title: Founder, Gender Management Service, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: John Crigler, MD

1993

Christina Luedke, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Louis Muglia, MD PhD

1994

Ruben Diaz, MD, PhD

Institutional Title: Deputy CEO for International Affairs and Former Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology, Sant Joan de Deu Barcelona Children's Hospital, Spain

Mentor: Edward Brown, MD

Catherine Gordon, MD, MMSc

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief, Division of Adolescent Medicine, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Meryl LeBoff, MD / Julie Glowacki, PhD

Marjorie Zakaria, MD

Institutional Title: Translational Medicine Expert, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Mentor: Sally Radovick, MD

1995

Kolbeinn Gudmundsson, MD

Institutional Title: Chief Medical Officer, Icelandic Medicines Agency, Iceland; Former Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology, Rikshospitalet University Hospital, Iceland

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

Daniel Nigrin, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief Information Officer, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD

1996

Mark Palmert, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, University of Toronto

Institutional Title: Associate Chair of Paediatrics for Ambulatory Care and Emeritus Chief, Division of Endocrinology, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Mentor: William Crowley, MD

Diane Stafford, MD

Academic Title: Clinical Professor of Pediatrics, Stanford University

Institutional Title: Associate Chief and Associate Fellowship Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, Stanford University School of Medicine

Mentor: Sally Radovick, MD

1997

Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Concordia Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Eric Lander, PhD

Jake Kushner, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Baylor College of Medicine (former)

Institutional Title: Medical Director, McNair Interests, McNair Medical Institute, Houston, TX; Former Chief, Pediatric Diabetes and Endocrinology, Texas Children's Hospital

Mentor: Morris White, PhD

1998

Michael Agus, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief, Division of Medical Critical Care; Endowed Chair in Critical Care; Attending in Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Thomas Jaksic, MD PhD

Atul Butte, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Priscilla Chan and Mark Zuckerberg Distinguished Professor, University of California San Francisco

Institutional Title: Director, Bakar Computational Health Sciences Institute, UCSF

Mentor: Isaac Kohane, MD, PhD

Stephen Huang, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School (former)

Institutional Title: Medical Director, Clinical Development, Alnylam Pharmaceuticals, Cambridge, Massachusetts

Mentor: Reed Larsen, MD

David Weinstein, MD

Academic Title: Professor, University of Connecticut

Institutional Title: Director, Glycogen Storage Disease Program, University of Connecticut/Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Mentor: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MB BCh

1999

Diego Botero, MD

Academic Title: Universidad de Antioquia Facultad de Medicina

Institutional Title: Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia

Mentor: Reed Larsen MD / David Ludwig MD, PhD

Yanira Pagan, MD

Institutional Title: Pediatric Endocrinologist, Condado, Puerto Rico

Mentor: William Crowley, MD

2000

David Breault, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Associate Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

Alexandra Haagensen, MD, MBA

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School (former)

Institutional Title: Associate Medical Director, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Boston, Massachusetts

Mentor: Douglas Melton, PhD / Gordon Weir, MD

Michael Matos, MD

Institutional Title: Primary Care Provider, Wolfeboro Pediatrics-Huggins Hospital, New Hampshire

Mentor: C. Ronald Kahn, MD

Andrew Norris, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Professor of Pediatrics, University of Iowa

Mentor: C. Ronald Kahn, MD

Erinn Rhodes, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Endocrinology Healthcare Research and Quality, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: David Ludwig MD, PhD

2001

Sudha Biddinger, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Primary Investigator, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: C. Ronald Kahn, MD

2002

Amy Fleischman, MD, MMSc

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Optimal Weight for Life (OWL) Program and Associate Clinical Director, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Steven Grinspoon, MD

David Olson, MD, PhD

Academic Title: David Murray Cowie M.D. Research Professor of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Molecular and Integrative Physiology, University of Michigan

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Rochester Medical Center

Mentor: Brad Lowell MD, PhD

2003

Jeremi Carswell, MD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Gender Management Service, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Rosalind Brown, MD

Jessica Smith, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Clinical Director, Thyroid Program, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Rosalind Brown, MD

Britta Svoren, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Profressor of Pediatrics, University of Rochester

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of Rochester Medical Center

Mentor: Lori Laffel, MD, MPH

2004

Sanjeev Mehta, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Chief Medical Information Officer, Joslin Diabetes Center

Mentor: Lori Laffel, MD, MPH

Abhinash Srivatsa, MB, BS

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub MD

Jaime Wood, MD

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Case Western Reserve University

Institutional Title: Medical Director, Pediatric Diabetes, Rainbow Babies & Children's, Cleveland, Ohio

Mentor: George King, MD

2005

Yee-Ming Chan, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Disorders of Sex Development Program, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Stephanie Seminara, MD

Elizabeth Rosolowsky, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Alberta

Institutional Title: Fellowship Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism, University of Alberta

Mentor: Andrzej Krolewski, MD, PhD

Sandra Salsberg, MD

Institutional Title: Clinical Associate, Pediatric Endocrinology and Diabetes, Johns Hopkins Children's Center

Mentor: David Ludwig, MD, PhD

2006

Michael Dedekian, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University

Institutional Title: Director, Countdown to a Healthy Maine; Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, Maine Medical Partners

Mentor: David Breault, MD, PhD

Marta Ramon-Krauel, MD PhD

Institutional Title: Chief, Pediatric Endocrinology, Sant Joan de Deu Barcelona Children's Hospital, Spain

Mentor: David Ludwig, MD, PhD

Lisa Swartz Topor, MD, MMSc

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Brown University

Institutional Title: Fellowship Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, Hasbro Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Majzoub, MD

2007

Cielo Alleyn, MD

Institutional Title: Pediatric Endocrinologist, Ochsner Health Center for Children, Louisiana

Mentor: Lori Laffel, MD, MPH

Christina Jacobsen, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Matthew Warman, MD

Natalie Shaw, MD, MMSc

Institutional Title: Primary Investigator, Pediatric Neuroendocrinology Group, National Institute of Environmental Health Science, Durham, NC

Mentor: Janet Hall, MD, MS

2008

Andrew Dauber, MD, MMSc

Academic Title: Associate Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University

Institutional Title: Chief, Division of Endocrinology, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Mentor: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD

Katharine Garvey, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Diabetes Program, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Lori Laffel, MD, MPH / Jonathan Finkelstein, MD, MPH

Rebecca Riba, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut

Institutional Title: Clinical Director, Pediatric Endocrinology and Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology Fellowship, Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Mentor: David Breault, MD, PhD

2009

Shana McCormack, MD, MTR

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pennsylvania

Institutional Title: Scientific Director of the Neuroendocrine Center, Division of Endocrinology and Diabetes, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Mentor: Amy Fleischman, MD, MMSc

Bethany (Freedman) Peri, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Connecticut School of Medicine

Institutional Title: Medical Director, Patient Engagement Technologies and Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, Connecticut Children's Medical Center

Mentor: David Breault, MD, PhD

Melissa Putman, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Divisions of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital and Massachusetts General Hospital

Mentor: Catherine Gordon, MD, MMSc / Jonathan Finkelstein, MD

Ari Wassner, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Director, Thyroid Program and Director, Fellowship Training Program, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children’s Hospital

Mentor: Stephen Huang, MD

2010

Abby Fleisch, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Environmental Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Institutional Title: Faculty Scientist, Center for Outcomes Research & Evaluation, Portland, Maine; Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, Maine Medical Partners

Mentor: Emily Oken, MD / David Ludwig, MD, PhD

Leena Nahata, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Ohio State University

Institutional Title: Medical Director, Fertility and Reproductive Health Program; Attending Physician, Section of Endocrinology, Metabolism, & Diabetes, Nationwide Children's Hospital, Columbus, Ohio

Mentor: Laurie, Cohen, MD / Richard Yu, MD, PhD

Ian Zenlea, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Part-time Assistant Clinical Professor, University of Toronto

Institutional Title: Scientist, Institute for Better Health and Project Lead, KidFit Health and Wellness Clinic, Trillium Health Partners, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada

Mentor: Erinn Rhodes, MD, MPH

2011

Elizabeth Hart, MD

Institutional Title: Medical Officer, Office of New Drugs, Center for Drug Evaluation Research, US Food & Drug Administration

Mentor: Laurie Cohen, MD

Amy Levenson, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of North Carolina

Institutional Title: Fellowship Program Director, Pediatric Endocrinology, University of North Carolina Medical Center

Mentor: Sudha Biddinger, MD, PhD

Carmen Soto, MD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Michael Agus, MD

Jennifer Todd, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, University of Vermont

Mentor: Jose Florez, MD, PhD

2012

Daniel Shumer, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Michigan

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital

Mentor: Norman Spack, MD

Jonathan Swartz, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Tufts University

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, Maine Medical Partners

Mentor: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD

Vidhu Thaker, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Columbia University

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, NY-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD

Julia von Oettingen, MD, PhD, MMSc

Academic Title: Assistant Professor, McGill University

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Pediatric Endocrinology, Montreal Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MB BCh

2013

Christina Astley, MD, ScD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD

Paulina Ortiz-Rubio, MD

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, VA Medical Center, San Diego, California

Mentor: Michael Agus, MD

Stephanie Roberts, MD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Ursula Kaiser, MD

Kim (Shams) Shimy, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Mentor: David Ludwig, MD, PhD

2014

Belinda Lennerz, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: David Ludwig, MD, PhD

Erin Okawa, MD

Academic Title: Clinical Assistant Professor, University of California Los Angeles

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, UCLA Mattel Children's Hospital

Mentor: Rohit Kulkarni, MD, PhD

Nora Renthal, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: David Clapham, MD, PhD

2015

Jessica Kremen, MD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Joel Hirschhorn, MD, PhD / Yee-Ming Chan, MD, PhD

Courtney Sandler, MD, MPH

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Divisions of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital and Brigham & Women's Hospital

Mentor: Katharine Garvey, MD, MPH

Margaret Stefater, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Nicholas Stylopoulos, MD

2016

Christine Cherella, MD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: Ari Wassner, MD

Brynn Marks, MD

Academic Title: Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, George Washington University

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Children's National Medical Center, Washington, DC

Mentor: Joseph Wolfsdorf, MB, BCh / Diane Stafford, MD

Daniel Zeve, MD, PhD

Academic Title: Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Institutional Title: Attending Physician, Division of Endocrinology, Boston Children's Hospital

Mentor: David Breault, MD, PhD